The Final Cut Pro User Group Network have announced that the London FCPUG SuperMeet will return to the Great Hall at the Kensington Conference and Event Centre in London, England on Thursday, 23 June, 2011. This SuperMeet follows the blinding success of the recent Las Vegas FCPUG SuperMeet held in April during NAB Show 2011 where Apple presented the worldwide exclusive sneak preview of Final Cut Pro X. Tickets are on sale now.
The Red Thing Games announces new mechanized masterpiece for iOS platform. iDamaged is a side-scrolling adventure that will give the player the controls of a gigantic mechanized robot named XR-1 as it is piloted through a city that has been reduced to rubble by an evil enemy. Crystal clear graphics, revolutionary game controls, older device compatibility, & a haunting soundtrack, all created by industry veterans with deep gaming roots and a passion of creating amazing games. Coming summer 2011.
MacTalk co-founder and editor, Anthony Agius, has announced his first post-MacTalk project, after deciding to sell MacTalk in early March. One More Thing is an iOS developer conference being held in Melbourne, on the 13th of August, 2011. It will showcase Australia’s leading independent iOS developers, giving attendees an opportunity to learn from their stories, and apply them to their own App Store careers.
Tellini and Bits du Jour announce a very special offer for Tablatures, the first and only Mac OS X editor for PowerTab tablatures. It is an essential tool for guitar players wishing to learn new songs as well for trainers. Tablatures offers advanced playback – follow the playback on screen, loop over selected parts, slow the tempo down for practice sessions. Export tablatures in MIDI format for playback or use in other applications.
California based Sprite Labs today announces Talking Anya, the first of a series of 3D interactive character apps will be coming soon to the App Store. Anya is a cute little girl who loves to sing and dance. She laughs when tickled, gets angry if you touch her hair and makes a funny face if you tap her nose. Anya not only repeats the users’s words, but she can also play a hula hoop or a bubble blowing game with the user. Users will even be able to compete with other users through Game Center.
The Loop Business Expo & iZone Expo, the only Apple-related Exposition for Business users, is on June 1, 2011 at the Emabassy Suites at Logan Airport in Boston, Massachusetts. Admission is free to the event if you are considering becoming an Apple business end-user. The Expo is a day full of keynote speakers, seminars, and round table discussions. It includes an Exhibitor Technology Fair with over 50 vendors from the industry showcasing their latest business solutions for all Apple platorms.
Xform Computing, Inc., announces the addition of the Google Chrome browser and support for Java to their AlwaysOnPC product for iPad, iPhone and Android. Chrome has rocketed up in popularity on PC and Mac computers due to it’s speedy performance, great synchronization features and its Web Store. Chrome is not available on most mobile devices. Features that people are familiar with on their computer can now be accessed in a similar way on AlwaysOnPC via their mobile phone or tablet with the app.
Intuitive Computers is pleased to announce the release and immediate availability of Playroom Racer, and Playroom Racer HD 1.0, a new unique micro racer game in top-down racing style for iOS. Children love toy cars, now you can play on your iOS device in top-down racer style. Playroom Racer provides challenging gameplay with excellent HD graphics, fast cars, beautiful and creative racing environments with three different game modes and various control methods.
PAN Vision today announces Pirates vs Ninjas vs Zombies vs Pandas is available on the Mac App Store. Pirates vs Ninjas vs Zombies vs Pandas is an addictive new physics-based puzzle game. Players take control of the four factions, each launching their minions as projectiles at opposing armies. Developed in partnership with Tactile Entertainment, PvNvZvP has reached the number 1 spot in the UK rankings and number 2 in the US rankings, has been featured by Apple in their Staff Favorites, and more.
GlitchSoft today announced that Destructopus, their highly anticipated side-scrolling Destruct-Em-Up game is set for a release in the short term. In arcade style, players will play as a gigantic octopus-like sea monster as they work their way from coast to coast wreaking absolute havoc. The game promises 20 action packed levels, a plethora of enemy types, and two formidable end-level bosses. Journalists and interested reviewers are welcome to preview the game and even take it for a test spin.
India based Apt Infoway today announces the details and screenshots of their upcoming release of iWallet, the company’s flagship product. There are many new features coming in iWallet 2.1 including advanced category management, budgeting for different time cycles and pie chart creation exported to PDF. iWallet is a powerful money management tool. It offers powerful, dynamic performance for people on the go, giving them a portable resource for managing their money.
Spiderweb Software, Inc. has announced the upcoming release of their first Indie fantasy role-playing game for the iPad. Avadon: The Black Fortress HD is an epic adventure in a strange and dangerous world. You are a spy and warrior, tasked to fight the enemies of your homeland. As a servant of the Black Fortress, your word is law. Gain power and influence, experience an exciting adventure, and battle a conspiracy to destroy your people. Avadon will be released in Spring, 2011.
A massive update of the acclaimed Flick Golf for iPhone and iPod touch is about to hit the App Store this end of March. With major improvements and additional features, including Game Center, Quickshot Pro Mode, Platinum Trophies and 5 fantastic new courses to sink the perfect hole in one. The #1 Golf game on the App Store just got a whole lot bigger. Still no clubs, still no rules, just the usual hazards and amazing new features to add to the challenge.